Category: Travels

Italian adventures: Portovenere, Lerici, Vernazza, San Bernardino 0

Italian adventures: Portovenere, Lerici, Vernazza, San Bernardino

The third day in Italy started by us missing the train, which turned out to be a good move. We had somehow mixed up the platforms and were waiting at the wrong one. So...

Italian adventures: Riomaggiore and Manarola 0

Italian adventures: Riomaggiore and Manarola

Day 2 in Cinque Terre was spent exploring the two southmost villages, Riomaggiore and Manarola. It was a much grayer day than the day before, and as we reached Riomaggiore it started to rain....

Italian adventures: Stockholm -> Milan -> Corniglia 0

Italian adventures: Stockholm -> Milan -> Corniglia

Here’s a first post on my Italy trip. Day 1 was a day of travel. I headed out from Arlanda in the morning after having had a pretty good breakfast at the airport café...

The Good Tea House 0

The Good Tea House

yogi tea with “slight euphoric effects” crystalized ginger in a small cup milk and honey on the side to warm my frozen limbs after walking with angels in the snow up streets, down streets...

At a cafe in Český Krumlov 0

At a cafe in Český Krumlov

I trace the ceramic leaves with my fingers hang on to the edge of the table sway with the Christmas tune playing in harmony with the snow outside though not with the month piano...

Picking walnuts 0

Picking walnuts

Picking walnuts is tricky. You scan the ground but the nuts’ covers are the same color as the leaves turning brown. Some of them have escaped their cover though, and lay exposed, nougatty brown....

Prague ramblings 0

Prague ramblings

red absinth crazy hot awake in a late evening Prague with CNN and shopping bags feet aching from these cobbled streets and bridges taking us every way but straight to our destinations they turn...

Brussels with a sneeze 0

Brussels with a sneeze

Brussels wasn’t like I had expected it to be. Most of what I knew about it, which admittently wasn’t much, was from the tv news from the European Parliament. So I had pictured the...

Konferens på härliga Gotland 0

Konferens på härliga Gotland

Hela Nya Medier var på konferens i förra veckan, och för en gångs skull höll vi inte till på en kall plats i snöstorm. : ) I stället bar det av till Gotland, vilket...

São Miguel in seven days 1

São Miguel in seven days

While sitting at the airport in Ponta Delgada sipping galão (coffee with lots of hot milk), it’s time to sum up our trip to the Azores. We’ve had a great week, done plenty and...